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All men's souls are immortal, but the souls of the righteous are immor...   Life
An honest man is always a child.   Life
As to marriage or celibacy, let a man take which course he will, he wi...   Life
Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou art in, continue firm a...   Life
Beauty is the bait which with delight allures man to enlarge his kind.   Life
Beware the barrenness of a busy life.   Life
By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy; if y...   Life
Children nowadays are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble t...   Life
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so tha...   Life
False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul ...   Life
He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth...   Nature
I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.   Patriotism
I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I kn...   Life
I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poe...   Life
I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance.   Life
I was afraid that by observing objects with my eyes and trying to comp...   Life
I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live.   Life
If a man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it is ...   Life
If all misfortunes were laid in one common heap whence everyone must t...   Life
If thou continuest to take delight in idle argumentation thou mayest b...   Life
Let him that would move the world first move himself.   Life
My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you'll be hap...   Marriage
Not life, but good life, is to be chiefly valued.   Life
Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.   Life
One who is injured ought not to return the injury, for on no account c...   Life
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best wha...   Life
Serenity, regularity, absence of vanity,Sincerity, simplicity, veracit...   Life
The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pre...   Life
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.   Life
The poets are only the interpreters of the Gods.   Life
The unexamined life is not worth living.   Life
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is a habit.   Life
Wisdom begins in wonder.   Life